ahhhh…minnesota winters.  our third snowstorm of the year already!  7″ so far, and up to 20″ total on the way!  sure gets you in the holiday spirit!

just finished designing for an amazing holiday party last evening at the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis.  Martin|Williams Advertising always throws the best parties for their employees…no detail was overlooked.  and this venue was amazing!!  photos to come soon…

in the meantime, need some last minute holiday decorating tips?  last year, i was approached to create a holiday design segment on decorating your mantel for the holidays.  thought it would be fun to show you now that i have a place to share it…

read the full article and design ideas here…page 8…enjoy!

and here are a few inspiration pieces from other wonderful blogs this season…the design ideas are endless!

always love the bird and nature inspired themes…
and i love this vintage inspired mantel with champagne glitter, white fluff & burlap stockings!!